The Medical Assistant will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to provide patient care assistance to defined patient population. Position responsibilities include answering messages, returning phone calls, placing patients in exam rooms, preparing patients for exams, assisting with minor office procedures, documenting patient care in electronic medical record and medication administration.
The Sharp Rees-Stealy Department of Internal Medicine consists of 38 providers on our staff to help meet the needs of our patients and is located at 11 of our Sharp Rees-Stealy medical clinics in San Diego (Carmel Valley, Chula Vista, Del Mar, Downtown-San Diego, El Cajon, La Mesa, Otay Ranch, Point Loma, Rancho Bernardo, Scripps Ranch, and Sorrento Mesa).
Sharp Rees-Stealy's mission is to improve the health of its community through a caring partnership of patients, physicians and employees. Its goal is to offer quality services that set community standards and exceed expectations in a caring, convenient, affordable and accessible manner.
Sharp Rees-Stealy has been serving the health care needs of San Diegans since 1923 when doctors Clarence Rees and Clair Stealy formed San Diego's first multispecialty medical group practice. Today, Sharp Rees-Stealy has 21 locations and 450 primary care doctors and specialists representing virtually every field of medicine.
Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County
Full-Time, Days (Occasional Saturdays when needed)
Monday - Friday (8 hours / Variable Shifts)
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program or Navy Hospital Corps School required
- Current AHA BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Minimum one to three years Medical Assistant experience in related clinic
- Current ambulatory care experience
- Computer and keyboarding skills
- Excellent communication skills
- Must be flexible and have a strong sense of teamwork
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Internal Medicine experience
- Primary Care experience
- Certified Medical Assistant